asbest

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin asbestos, from Ancient Greek ἄσβεστος (ásbestos).

Noun[edit]

asbest m (plural asbests or asbestos)

  1. asbestos
    Synonym: amiant

Further reading[edit]


Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄσβεστος (ásbestos, unquenchable, inextinguishable)

Noun[edit]

asbest c (definite singular asbesten)

  1. asbestos

References[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch asbeston, from Latin asbestos, from Ancient Greek ἄσβεστος (ásbestos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑs.bɛst/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: as‧best

Noun[edit]

asbest n (uncountable)

  1. asbestos

Estonian[edit]

Estonian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia et

Etymology[edit]

from Ancient Greek ἄσβεστος (ásbestos, unquenchable, inextinguishable),

Noun[edit]

asbest (genitive asbesti, partitive asbesti)

  1. (mineralogy) asbestos

Declension[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄσβεστος (ásbestos, unquenchable, inextinguishable)

Noun[edit]

asbest m (definite singular asbesten)

  1. asbestos

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄσβεστος (ásbestos)

Noun[edit]

asbest m (definite singular asbesten)

  1. asbestos

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Noun[edit]

asbest c

  1. (mineralogy) asbestos

Declension[edit]

Declension of asbest 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative asbest asbesten
Genitive asbests asbestens